Leaning styles are based on the senses. This is commonly called the VAK model. (Visual/Auditory/Kineasthetic) The study conducted by the Special Diagnostic Studies found this result (Millar 2001)
Which learning modality do you fit into? Click the following link for the list of Modalities to find out how you learn and communicate best. I am definitely a visual with a touch of the other two…I think we all have a touch of the other two but there is one we use to do our best learning. This includes all discussions and problem solving situations.
If you are managing people….take a good look at the percentages. It maybe you need to change the way you talk to your team!